Report: Microsoft eyes Yahoo! in proposed takeover

05/4/2007 | New York Post

In an effort to grow its Internet advertising business, Microsoft reportedly has asked Yahoo! to re-enter formal takeover negotiations. The combined companies would control 27% of the online ad market compared to Google's 65%. Yahoo! turned down a similar offer a few months ago. Some Wall Street experts have valued Yahoo! at around $50 billion.

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